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Interior Trim Production - 12 Month Placement (July 2021)

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars

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We be­lieve in cre­ating an envi­ron­ment where our placement student re­ally can learn by do­ing dur­ing their time with us and where they are giv­en their own ar­eas of responsibilities from the start. That’s why our experts treat you as part of the team from day one, encour­age you to bring your own ideas to the table – and give you the opportunity to re­ally show what you can do.

About the team.

Every Rolls-Royce motor car is hand-built to customer order at the home of Rolls-Royce at Goodwood. Our Interior Trim Production Team are responsible for the main interior trim components fitted to all Rolls-Royce vehicles including seats, door panels and instrument panels. We’re looking for a placement student to join our team and run a technical project with the aim of helping us modernise our processes.

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What will you be doing?

  • Daily problem solving with Process Leaders (simple and complex)
  • Large technology/systems based projects to improve the leather cutting and physical logistics processes
  • Regular presentations to management on project progress and problem solving
  • Administration of Key Performance Indicators and reaction plans when red
  • Facilitator of regular efficiency workshops, to continually improve the way that we work (Kaizen methods)

Qualifications and Experience

  • Studying towards a degree in Engineering or Technology
  • Full proficiency of Microsoft office suite (Project, Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Experience in creating and presenting PowerPoint presentations
  • Some knowledge of problem solving tools (i.e. Ishikawa Diagram, 5 Whys)
  • Knowledge of Kaizen methodology would be beneficial
  • Ability to multi-task and be flexible with production requirements is essential (good stress management)

Why choose us?

  • Great Pay – A competitive annual salary of £18,500, 26 days holiday (pro rata to your contract) and a pension scheme as well as a subsided on-site restaurant.
  • Rewarding Work-Life Balance – Contracted working hours are 40 hours a week, Monday - Friday helping you develop a fulfilling work-life balance.
  • Exciting Additional Benefits - Throughout your placement you will be supported by our experts and many fellow students and have the opportunity to enjoy other employee benefits.

What do you need to do now?

If this sounds like the opportunity for you then apply today.

The next stages of the recruiting process, could include; online testing, video interview and then a face to face, or telephone or virtual interview with the hiring manager. This may be in the form of an assessment centre.

Please note:

We operate rolling recruitment, this means we may close the application window earlier than identified, if sufficient applications are received, so please apply early to avoid disappointment.

Please ensure that you complete all of the free text questions for your application to be progressed, and include a role relevant cover letter, explaining why we should consider you for this position.

To be eligible for this position, you must be returning to your studies, for a minimum of 6 months, after completion of this placement, and be able to provide proof of your legal right to work in the UK, if you are not a UK or European passport holder.


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Job ID Number: 200002GC
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Opportunity Overview

  • November 30th, 2020
  • £18,500 + benefits
  • All grades
  • Year-long
  • Goodwood (near Chichester)
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Automotive
  • Control & Instrumentation
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • IT Architecture
  • Information Technology
  • Manufacturing
  • Mechanical
  • Mechatronics
  • Product Design

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